K9 COVER offers comprehensive pet insurance for your Lhasa Apso. The Lhasa Apso is a very attractive breed of dog with a long shiny coat, which make them popular family pets. The breed is known for being regal and friendly. Lhasa Apso’s were originally bred in the Buddhist monasteries in the mountains of Tibet, to alert the monks to any intruders who entered. To ensure your Lhasa Apso gets the care they need, make sure you invest in pet insurance. We have a range of options to suit the age and medical history of your dog.
The Lhasa Apso is prone to some common health conditions. These include:
Did you know, you can now switch your existing lifetime policy and maintain cover for pre-existing medical conditions? We insure Lhasa Apsos up to age 10 for a range of medical conditions. Simply complete our online medical screening.
A survey conducted by the BBC in 2019 found that the average pet insurance claim had risen to £793, and the overwhelming number of payouts were to meet veterinary bills. Depending on location, a typical estimate for your dog to have x-rays, an intravenous drip and some painkillers as part of an overnight stay might start from around £1,600. Operations to repair fractures begin at around £950 and for more complicated work such as hip replacement the fee can easily rise to £3,500.